Fri.May 20, 2022

3 keys to supporting students during a mental health crisis

eSchool News

A January 2022 study published in JAMA Pediatrics confirmed what many educators, administrators, and support staff already knew: School closures, disrupted learning, and a pandemic year have coalesced to create an alarming mental health crisis among teenagers.

13 Websites That Provide Lots of Digital Books for Summer Reading

Ask a Tech Teacher

At the beginning of the 21st century, the definition of digital equity revolved around the provision of a digital device to every student. Usually, that meant desktop computers, iPads, and laptops, either in small groups or 1:1.

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Students are the Heart of Education: How are They Guiding Innovative Solutions?

Digital Promise

The post Students are the Heart of Education: How are They Guiding Innovative Solutions? appeared first on Digital Promise

Can Administrators Ensure the Ethical Use of AI in K–12 Education?

EdTech Magazine

As with many technologies used in K–12 learning environments, school leaders must guarantee that artificial intelligence is safe.

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Unlock the Power of Formative Assessment

Learn how a thoughtful formative assessment approach can help teachers understand where students are in their learning, inform instruction, and in turn, positively impact student learning outcomes. Get the guide today!

10 ways to foster deeper learning in the classroom with technology

Hapara

In order to prepare students to become successful future global citizens, they need to engage in deeper learning. This form of education helps teach students the critical collaboration and analytical skills they will need to succeed in the future workplace and society.

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How to build relationships with instructional coaches

eSchool News

Teaching at any level can often be a solitary occupation. Even with a classroom full of students, teachers often work in isolation from peers. Teachers rarely receive instruction on how to work with co-teachers or teacher assistants in their pre-service teacher education programs.

CDC: More Than 1 in 3 High Schoolers Experiencing Poor Mental Health. What Schools Can Do

techlearning

A recent survey of adolescents finds the pandemic exacerbated the pre-existing mental health crisis, but there are strategies that schools can implement to help students

National Study Finds High Schoolers Keenly Aware of Current In-Demand Jobs, Impacting Education Choices After Graduation

eSchool News

MINNEAPOLIS (May 20, 2022)— Today’s high schoolers are keenly aware of the impact the pandemic had on the job market and are evaluating their options as they forge their path to a career, according to the latest Question The Quo Education Pulse survey.

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The Keys to an Effective SEL Program

edWeb.net

Watch the Recording Listen to the Podcast. For years, educators were talking about social-emotional learning (SEL) and how to boost students’ skills. But after the lockdown and a year out of the classroom, SEL has become the favorite buzzword outside of school walls.

Keeping Students Safe and Productive on Devices

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

In our webinar, we’ll explore the full range of Jamf education products to protect students, including quick and easy tools for IT admins, powerful apps for teachers to ensure student safety anywhere, and parental engagement tools.

New Report Shows the National Math and Science Initiative’s Long-Term Impact on Ensuring Equitable Access to STEM

eSchool News

DALLAS (PRWEB) MAY 20, 2022 — New data from the National Math and Science Initiative demonstrate the long-term impact of NMSI’s College Readiness Program in expanding learning outcomes and opportunities for all students.

Take Another Look at Financial Literacy for Our Youth

EdNews Daily

By Christy S. Martin, Ed.D. Financial Literacy is a subject that is currently little taught, but much needed in our schools. With the advent of digital transactions and the inability of school age children to see the relation to money and goods, the financial knowledge imbedded in life activities has been lost to many of our current generation.

Panic Over SEL Is Unfounded. Here’s Why.

ED Surge

In the classic children’s book, “ Henny Penny ,” the title character, Henny, a chicken, fears that the sky is falling when an acorn drops on her head. She quickly creates mass hysteria among her animal peers.

Experience Hybrid Logistics at ISTE

EdNews Daily

By Charles Sosnik For more than four decades, the ISTE conference has been recognized as one of the world’s largest education events. It’s where educators and education leaders gather to engage in hands-on learning, share best practices, and hear ideas from leading thinkers. This year at ISTE, the Leaning Counsel is teaming up with Cisco to drive awareness and curiosity around hybrid logistics.

The Best Ways to Use Managed Apple IDs at Your School

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

In our webinar, How to Best Use Managed Apple IDs at Your School, hear the real-world experience of Steven Palomo, IT Director at Beverly Public Schools, regarding how he successfully managed his entire tech stack.

Navigate Google Forms Sections

Teacher Tech

If you use Google Forms you want to be using SECTIONS in Google Forms and controlling how students navigate the Form. The post Navigate Google Forms Sections appeared first on Teacher Tech. Forms Google google Google Forms GoogleEDU

Podcast: Towards Real Transformation

EdNews Daily

In this episode of the Learning Leadership Society Report, your Host LeiLani Cauthen speaks with Chris McMurray, the Learning Counsel’s new Chief Academic Officer. As the Learning Counsel begins direct engagements with schools and school districts, Chris McMurray will take the point and help guide them towards real transformation. According to Cauthen, “There’s a new future being built. First, there’s a teacher shortage and almost every single district is talking about that.

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Step up your learner comprehension with annotations in Google Drawings and Docs

Hapara

Annotation is an essential skill that helps learners analyze academic content and develop their critical thinking and comprehension of a topic.

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Do Something with the Family This Summer

EdNews Daily

By Tamara Fyke This is it! The last weeks of school. You’re counting down the days until you hear the final bell ring sounding your freedom. Summer is almost here. After about a week of lounging on the couch, you will realize how much time you have on your hands. You can only watch so many episodes of your favorite show before you start getting stir crazy. What are you and your families going to do with your extra 35 hours per week? Have you been outside lately?

6 Tips for EdTech Evaluation by Adult Learning Institutions

Many continuing adult education institutions have turned to technology used by higher ed with the following benefits: elevates teaching and learning, scales to address changes in staffing, enrollment and budget, and protects student and institutional data.

Camtasia- A Great Screen Recording Tool for Creating Training Videos and Tutorials

Educators Technology

Camtasia is one of the best screen recording and video editing softwares out there. I have been using for the last couple of years and found it very reliable. You can use Camtasia to create training.read more. screen recording tools Screencasting tools

Closing the Evaluation Gap

EdNews Daily

By Claudia L’Amoreaux Schools today are challenged by a variety of issues—regional staffing shortages, increased volume of requests, seasonal spikes in student referrals—to name a few. No matter the issue, the result is the same: despite best efforts, too many students are not being evaluated in a timely manner and educators are not receiving the data they need to support educational planning.

Inspiring STEM Creativity and the DIY Spirit with a New Virtual Field Trip from The Home Depot and Discovery Education

eSchool News

Silver Spring, MD (Friday, May 20, 2022) — To empower students to embrace STEAM and tackle DIY projects, Science Fair Central presents the Operation Build It Virtual Field Trip, which premiered on May 17th at 1 PM EST and is now available on-demand.

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Small Business Tips: How WizIQ Meet Can Help Increase Productivity

WizIQ Education & Technology

Business meetings are an important aspect of an organisation. This helps you oversee the process and activities of the organisation to achieve its goals and objectives.

White Paper: Enabling digital creativity with Augmented Reality in K12 education

We have conducted 2 research projects on teaching with AR. This research has been conducted with the UiO and the UiS. The resulting white paper is an in-depth look at the state of creative learning through the use of 3D modeling and exploration in AR.

The Best STEM Toys For 1-Year-Olds

Fractus Learning

Table of Contents What Do You Get With The KiwiCo Panda Crate "Look With Me"? Inside the Panda Crate – Look With Me Box What Did Our Volunteer Review Family think of the Look With Me Panda Crate? Did This STEM Activities Box help develop visual tracking skills?

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The AI Coach Platform: Coaching Teachers to Coach Themselves (Teaching Learning Leading K12 podcast)

Edthena

[link]. The AI Coach platform was recently featured on the Teaching Learning Leading K12 podcast. Edthena founder and CEO Adam Geller highlighted how the platform coaches teachers to coach themselves.

Fun Indoor Activities For Kids

Fractus Learning